Brunswick Apartments

Brunswick Apts 

Brunswick Apartments is a wood structure, two-story apartment complex that houses approximately 200 students in double and triple apartments. Each apartment comprises a full kitchen, living room and bathroom.  The double apartments have one double bedroom, the triple apartments have one double bedroom and one single bedroom.  There are no elevators in this complex.  Students living in this complex are responsible for basic housekeeping of their living space, including bathrooms and are expected to maintain a reasonable level of cleanliness. 

Blueprints for Brunswick Apartments Overview, 1st Floor, and 2nd Floor are also available.
Note: These blueprints should not be viewed as a definitive source of information for room numbers, etc.  We do not guarantee the blueprints to be an exact representation of any building or room.

Distance from Polar Bear Statue

Brunswick Apartments are 2,750 feet from the Polar Bear Statue located in Hyde Plaza.


The College supplies the following items for each student:

  • twin bed, extra long (36" x 80")
  • desk w/chair
  • dresser
  • closet/wardrobe
  • bookshelf

In addition to the items above, each apartment will have, at a minimum, a couch, easy chair, coffee table, kitchen table and two kitchen chairs. Students must supply their own kitchen items (i.e., cookware, plates, cups, utensils, etc.) and living room lighting.

Telephone and Voicemail

Each student is assigned a telephone number for their entire time at Bowdoin.  One phone per apartment is supplied and each student has an individual voicemail box.

Television and Cable

All rooms are cable ready. 

Computer Connections

High-speed internet ports are located in every student room.  Additionally, all buildings on campus are wireless. 


Brunswick Apartments has a designated student parking lot. Upperclass residents register their vehicles with Security which allows them to park in any designated student lot. You can learn more about student parking at Bowdoin on the Security parking website. 


The laundry room is located in a separate building in the complex.  The charge for washers and dryers is $1.70 per cycle.  The washing machines and dryers in all residence halls are equipped with card readers; laundry machines do not accept cash. You may add money to your Bowdoin ID card for this purpose at several machines on campus.  You can see what machines are open, get alerts sent to you when your laundry is finished, and report a problem with a machine at any time by visiting LaundryView.


All college-owned student residences are equipped with sprinklers and alarmed for fire safety. 

Bicycle Storage

There is no bicycle storage room on site.  Residents often keep their bicycles in their apartments.


The Residential Life student staff comprises seventy upperclass students.  There are five Resident Assistants in Brunswick Apartments.  Find out who the RAs are in your building.